Ynet — In a rare event two weeks ago, PresidentÂ Shimon Peres appeared before 29 foreign ministers from the Gulf States, Arab League countries and other Muslim nations. Peres appeared on a video screen at the summit, sitting in his office in Jerusalem with an Israeli flag behind him.
The historic event took place at the Gulf States Security Summit in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. The foreign ministers of Bahrain, theÂ UAE, Kuwait, Oman, Yemen and Qatar were present, as well as foreign ministers from the Arab League and other Muslim countries, such as Indonesia, Malaysia and Bangladesh. The king of Saudi Arabia’s son was also among those present.